upCurrents is a personal updater for things UP (University of the Philippines). It automatically gathers UP-related news, updates, RSS feeds, videos, event calendars (music, sports, arts, academic). upCurrents also plays UP-FM, an online music radio of the university, and DZUP. More info: dilc.info/currents || Support: dilc.info/help || Facebook.
upCurrents now collects updates from the following sites:
- UP Diliman
- UPD OVCRD
- UP System
- OICA and its tweeter feed
- GoogleNews RSS on "University of the Philippines"
Many UP sites should be included but the challenge is that they're not RSS-ready.
Both upCurrents site and mobile app
- updates aggregated from various official sources
- geotagged updates
- quick sharing of updates using Facebook, Twitter or email
- content embedding using the ff html codes that you can cut and paste into your
- watch youtube video channel
- plays UP-FM
Opportunities for Instructional Engagement
- production, curation, and distribution of creative and research work
- presentation of student and faculty outputs
Q & A
- Will upCurrents replace actual visits to different sites?
No. upCurrents only collects parts of stories found in UP websites. To view the full story, one has to visit the online site concerned. The app encourages access of UP sites used in upCurrents.
- Why is my unit's update not on upCurrents?
upCurrents Site (RC)
- Althene Faustine Labog
- James De Dios
upCurrents Site (beta)
- Eriel Bondoc
- Glaiza Marie Enriquez
- Erickson Sombillo
upCurrents Mobile (v2.2.3.x)
- Arnie Jay Ibe
upCurrents Mobile (v2.x)
- Darwin Gonzales
upCurrents Mobile (v1.0)
- Janice Cereno
- Mary Kristine Flores
- Febbie Ann Navis
- Ma. Cristina Dalupan
- Daniel Villareal
- Darwin Gonzales
- Comments, suggestions are most welcome. Email them to firstname.lastname@example.org
- Events (via iskwiki)
- thumbnail photos for news items
- campus-specific, status-specific (student, faculty, staff, alumni, parents) initial setup
- error in parsing some non-rss pages
- impartial fetch of some non-rss pages
In the News
- UP Diliman launches mobile app with radio streaming (Newsbytes, 28 April 2014)